Property Prices Down 0.7% June Quarter 2018

Property Prices Down 0.7% June Quarter 2018

18 September 2018

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Property Prices Fall 0.7% In June Quarter 2018 Victor P Taffa Residential property prices fell 0.7 % in the June quarter 2018, according to figures released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). “Sydney recorded the fourth consecutive quarter of falling property prices (-1.2 %), while Melbourne property prices fell […]

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Andrews Govt Supports Manufacturing Expansion In Geelong

Andrews Govt Supports Manufacturing Expansion In Geelong

16 September 2018

Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews Massive Boost For Manufacturing In Geelong Victor P Taffa Andrews Government is backing a massive expansion of a world-leading Geelong manufacturer that will create hundreds of jobs and cement Victoria as a manufacturing powerhouse. Premier Daniel Andrews joined Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll, Member for Bellarine Lisa Neville, Member […]

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Victoria On Show At Food And Beverage Trade Week 2018

Victoria On Show At Food And Beverage Trade Week 2018

11 September 2018

Victoria Minister for Trade and Investment Philip Dalidakis Serving Up Victoria’s Best Food And Fibre To The World Victor P Taffa Victoria’s multi-billion-dollar food and fibre sector will be on show at this year’s Food and Beverage Trade Week, with local growers and producers set to connect with global buyers and key decision makers from […]

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Premier And Minister Launches Start Of Skilling South Australia Initiative

Premier And Minister Launches Start Of Skilling South Australia Initiative

11 September 2018

South Australia Premier Steven Marshall South Australia Minister for Industry and Skills David Pisoni Government Hits Launch Button For Skilling South Australia Initiative Victor P Taffa Marshall Government will today launch the start of the Skilling South Australia initiative, a $203 million partnership with the Federal Government to create over 20 000 new apprenticeships and […]

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Battery Manufacturing Centre To Open In Adelaide

Battery Manufacturing Centre To Open In Adelaide

11 September 2018

South Australia Minister for Trade Tourism and Investment David Ridgway South Australia Minister for Energy and Mining Dan van Holst Pellekaan German Energy Giant To Deliver 430 Manufacturing Jobs In South Australia Victor P Taffa German energy storage giant sonnen will begin assembling its world-leading home battery technology in Adelaide after announcing plans today to […]

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Dwelling Approvals Down By 1.3 % For July 2018

Dwelling Approvals Down By 1.3 % For July 2018

31 August 2018

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Dwelling Approvals Fall In July Victor P Taffa Number of dwellings approved in Australia fell by 1.3 % in July 2018 in trend terms, according to data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) today. “Fall was mainly driven by private dwellings excluding houses, which decreased by 1.8 % in […]

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Dwelling Approvals Up In June 2018

Dwelling Approvals Up In June 2018

05 August 2018

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Dwelling Approvals Rise In June Victor P Taffa Number of dwellings approved in Australia rose by 0.1 % in June 2018 in trend terms, according to data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) today. “Rise was driven by private dwellings excluding houses, which increased by 1.1 % in June.” […]

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Cochlear Opens New Manufacturing Base In Brisbane

Cochlear Opens New Manufacturing Base In Brisbane

30 July 2018

Queensland Minister for State Development and Manufacturing Cameron Dick Cochlear Chooses Queensland Victor P Taffa Minister for State Development and Manufacturing Cameron Dick has welcomed Cochlear to Brisbane, with the respected Australian company opening a new manufacturing base in Newstead. Cochlear is a global leader in implantable hearing devices and has completed the final phase […]

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Plan Launched To Reduce Deaths In Construction Industry

Plan Launched To Reduce Deaths In Construction Industry

27 July 2018

New South Wales Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean Driving Down Deaths In Construction Industry Victor P Taffa A new plan has been launched today to reduce deaths and accidents in the New South Wales construction industry. Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean said it was critical to get construction safety right, with $80 Billion […]

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Dwelling Approvals Down By 1.5% May 2018

Dwelling Approvals Down By 1.5% May 2018

03 July 2018

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Dwelling Approvals Fall In May Victor P Taffa Number of dwellings approved in Australia fell by 1.5 % in May 2018 in trend terms, according to data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) today. “Dwelling approvals have weakened in May, driven by a 2.6 % fall in private dwellings […]

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Andrews Govt Assists Food Manufacturer With Funding Of New Equipment

Andrews Govt Assists Food Manufacturer With Funding Of New Equipment

30 June 2018

Victoria Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll Say Cheese To Jobs And Investment In Melbourne’s North Victor P Taffa Andrews Government is helping a food manufacturer in Melbourne’s north create jobs, expand its production and access new markets. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll toured the new Alba Cheese facility in Tullamarine to […]

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Cluster For Shepparton Designed To Boost Regional Manufacturing

Cluster For Shepparton Designed To Boost Regional Manufacturing

28 June 2018

Victoria Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll Boosting Regional Manufacturing In Shepparton Victor P Taffa Andrews Government is helping Shepparton manufacturers grow, innovate and create jobs. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll today visited Rubicon Water to announce the Shepparton Manufacturing Cluster part of a $5 Million state-wide scheme to boost the capability […]

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Industry Priority Qualifications Survey Open Until 15 July 2018

Industry Priority Qualifications Survey Open Until 15 July 2018

19 June 2018

South Australia Minister for Industry and Skills David Pisoni South Australia Employers Encouraged To Participate In Major Skills Survey Victor P Taffa South Australian industry and people working in the vocational education and training sector are urged to have their say about the state’s future skills needs in a major survey launched today. Minister for […]

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Residential Property Prices Down 0.7 % March Quarter 2018

Residential Property Prices Down 0.7 % March Quarter 2018

19 June 2018

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Sydney And Melbourne Drive Property Price Fall Victor P Taffa Residential property prices fell 0.7 % in the March quarter 2018, according to figures released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). “Sydney recorded the third consecutive quarter of falling property prices (-1.2 %) and the first annual price fall […]

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Grant Enables Pixie Ice Cream To Be Launched Internationally

Grant Enables Pixie Ice Cream To Be Launched Internationally

04 June 2018

Queensland Minister for State Development and Manufacturing Cameron Dick $1.5 Million Grant To Help Take Toowoomba Ice Cream To The World Victor P Taffa Toowoomba manufacturer Pixie Ice Cream is set to create 23 new jobs over 2 years by upgrading its technology to become more internationally competitive after being supported by a $1.5 Million […]

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Dwelling Approvals Down 0.1 % In April 2018

Dwelling Approvals Down 0.1 % In April 2018

30 May 2018

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Dwelling Approvals Fall In April Victor P Taffa Number of dwellings approved in Australia fell by 0.1 % in April 2018 in trend terms, according to data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) today. “Total dwellings series has been relatively stable for the past 8 months, with around 19,000 […]

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New South Wales Tops The Nation With $35.7 Billion In Exports

New South Wales Tops The Nation With $35.7 Billion In Exports

28 May 2018

New South Wales Minister for Trade and Industry Niall Blair New South Wales Tops The Nation For Exports Victor P Taffa New South Wales is leading Australia in services exports, with $35.7 Billion worth of Australian services exported last year. Latest ABS figures show there is global demand for the state’s expertise in education, telecommunications, […]

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Victoria’s Manufacturing Award Winners To Be Announced On 28 May 2018

Victoria’s Manufacturing Award Winners To Be Announced On 28 May 2018

27 May 2018

Victoria Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll Manufacturing Champions To Take Centre Stage Victor P Taffa Victoria’s manufacturing businesses and individuals will vie for leading industry awards next week. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll today announced the finalists for the Victorian Manufacturing Hall of Fame awards, which recognise the excellence of Victorian […]

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Andrews Govt Supports Castlemaine Based Rail Manufacturer

Andrews Govt Supports Castlemaine Based Rail Manufacturer

17 May 2018

Victoria Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll Castlemaine Manufacturer Riding The Rails Of Success Victor P Taffa Andrews Government is helping a Castlemaine-based rail manufacturer create jobs, boost productivity and invest in new equipment. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll joined Member for Bendigo West Maree Edwards on a tour of Vossloh Cogifer […]

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More Than 6,000 Victorian Jobseekers Find Work Through Jobs Victoria Program

More Than 6,000 Victorian Jobseekers Find Work Through Jobs Victoria Program

13 May 2018

Victoria Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll Jobs Victoria A Roaring Success Victor P Taffa Andrews Government has helped more than 6,000 Victorian jobseekers find work through the landmark Jobs Victoria program. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll joined Member for Werribee Tim Pallas at Werribee Open Range Zoo to meet four long-term […]

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